- GIS | Health & Hazards Lab
- City and Community Studies Initiative
- Center for Ecology and Natural Resource Sustainability
- Computational Social Science Lab
Welcome to the Department of Geography
The Department of Geography aims to enhance the understanding of complex human-environmental interactions in a rapidly changing world through actionable research and robust learning opportunities that improve human and environmental well-being. We are especially interested in extreme events, urban environments, social justice, and the use and advancement of geospatial technologies. We offer Baccalaureate, Masters and Doctoral degrees and promote interdisciplinary partnerships at Kent State University and beyond.